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Children's Machine: Rethinking School in the Age of Computer

Children's Machine: Rethinking School in the Age of Computer

by Seymour Papert
     
 

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In his classsic book, Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and powerful Ideas, Seymour Papert set out a vision of how computers could change school. In The Children’s Machine he now looks back over a decade during which American schools acquired more than three million computers and assesses progress and resistance to progress.

Overview


In his classsic book, Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and powerful Ideas, Seymour Papert set out a vision of how computers could change school. In The Children’s Machine he now looks back over a decade during which American schools acquired more than three million computers and assesses progress and resistance to progress.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465010639
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
04/28/1994
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
836,009
Product dimensions:
5.33(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1250L (what's this?)

Meet the Author


Seymour Papert holds the Lego Chair for Learning Research at MIT. He is the author of Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas.

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